With the standard Performance Battery, the new entry-level model delivers up to 300 kW (408 PS; Taycan with Performance Battery: Fuel consumption combined 0 l/100 km, CO2 emissions combined 0 g/km, Electricity consumption combined 28.0 kwh/100 km) in overboost mode with Launch Control; this increases to an output of up to 350 kW (476 PS; Taycan with Performance Battery Plus: Fuel consumption combined 0 l/100 km, CO2 emissions combined 0 g/km, Electricity consumption combined 28.7 kwh/100 km) with the optional Performance Battery Plus. Nominal power is 240 kW (326 PS) or 280 kW (380 PS) respectively. As the youngest member of the model family, the Taycan includes, right from the start, the new features introduced in the other versions at the model year changeover. For instance, the Plug & Charge function enables convenient charging and payments without the need for cards or an app: as soon as the charging cable is plugged in, the Taycan establishes encrypted communication with the Plug & Charge-compatible charging station. The charging process then starts automatically. Payments are also processed automatically.
Maserati y Lukaku - Journeys of Audacity
Maserati has chosen the footballer Romelu Lukaku as a symbol of the audacity that distinguishes the new Maserati Era. Ambition, a unique passion and power and the will to excel: these characteristics make the meeting between Maserati and Romelu Lukaku a match of intentions and values. The Belgian national footballer stars in the first Drone Drive aboard his Maserati Levante Trofeo. Driving through the snow covered streets of Milan, on a journey through the memories and images of his childhood, of the young talent destined for a bright career, and of the world class athlete, whose audacity is one of his strengths, both on the stages of world football and aboard his Maserati. High performance and power characterise the brand's DNA, with unique models that are a symbol of Maserati excellence and the propensity to look to the challenges of the future with courage. Maserati Levante Trofeo, with its V8 Twin Turbo petrol engine with GDI direct injection, produced at the Ferrari factory in Maranello, following Maserati specifications, reaches a top speed of 188 mph (302 km/h). The bursting power of the Maserati SUV, which reaches 580 hp at 6,750 rpm and a maximum torque of 730 Nm, is perfectly embodied by Lukaku's skills, whose innate power is combined with formidable technique. “Maserati resembles me, because it combines power and passion. I am happy to represent such a historic and prestigious Italian brand” said the athlete.
The design of the new Audi RS 3 is even more dynamic and powerful than that of its predecessor. In the front, the wide RS bumper, the redesigned Singleframe with its distinctive honeycomb grille, and the large air intakes give the compact sports car an expressive appearance. From 0 to 100 km/h in 3.8 seconds, up to 290 km/h top speed, RS Torque Splitter, semi slicks, and specific RS driving modes – the new Audi RS 3 offers driving dynamics of the highest caliber and the best numbers in its segment. Equipped with a 294 kW (400 PS) five-cylinder, the high-performance engine delivers rapid acceleration with a highly intoxicating sound. The power unit now delivers 500 Nm of torque and responds even faster. Visually, the RS 3 demonstrates its sporty DNA with a widened body, RS sports exhaust system, and cockpit displays like those found in race cars.
The SEAT Leon has always been a core pillar in the brand’s vehicle line-up. Now, this model is helping the brand move in a new direction as the world shifts to an electrified and sustainable future. The SEAT Leon continues the successful path carved out by its predecessors but, as well as taking it to the next level in terms of connectivity, dynamism and safety, it is also leaping forward in terms of efficiency. The latest generation vehicle integrates a plug-in hybrid system, making the SEAT Leon e-HYBRID the brand’s first plug-in hybrid model and a key part of its electric offensive, in both five door and Sportstourer bodies.